paranaesthesia


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par·an·es·the·si·a

(par'an-es-thē'zē-ă)
Loss of feeling or sensation (anesthesia) in the lower half of the body.
Synonym(s): paranaesthesia.
[para- + G. an- priv. + aisthēsis, sensation]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

paranaesthesia

Anaesthesia of the body below the level of the waist. Compare PARAPLEGIA.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

par·an·es·the·si·a

(par'an-es-thē'zē-ă)
Loss of feeling or sensation (anesthesia) in the lower half of the body.
Synonym(s): paranaesthesia.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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